MTA Police Department’s Canine Unit

Handlers and their dogs pose during the MTA PD 2014 Canine Unit Graduation held at Grand Central Terminal on June 13, 2014. (credit: Patrick Cashin/MTA)

19 Dogs Join MTA Police Department’s Canine Unit

The canine officers are taught to sniff out explosives and patrol the Long Island Rail Road, Metro-North Railroad and Staten Island Railway.